Oren Oppenheim

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Obama Foundation Announces Library Branch, Community Commitments, and Design Changes for Presidential Library

A seven year rent-free lease is included for the Chicago Public Library branch, and provisions for it to be placed next to a planned "Obama Reading Room."


May 7, 2018

Alumni Association Announces 2018 Award Winners

Professor Doyal Harper won the Norman Maclean Faculty Award, while John McGinn (A.B. ’90) will receive the 2018 Alumni Service Medal.


May 3, 2018

Trauma Center Official: "We’re really filling a need for our community"

The Maroon sat down with Debra Allen, UChicago Medicine’s clinical director of trauma, and Dr. Ken Wilson, the deputy director of trauma, to discuss their professional backgrounds, the trauma center designation, and the future of UChicago Medicine.


April 27, 2018

MAB announces 2018 lineup



April 26, 2018

Carly Rae Jepsen to Headline 2018 Summer Breeze, MAB Reveals

The concert, which will take place May 19 in Hutchinson Courtyard, will also feature Lorely Rodriguez (Empress Of), and Destiny Nicole Frasqueri (Princess Nokia).


April 26, 2018

University Makes Its First Donation to Obama Foundation

The University is matching up to $200,000 in funding for the Foundation’s community engagement efforts.


April 23, 2018

Seeing Stars on the Shore of Lake Geneva: A History of Yerkes, the University's Moribund Observatory

After 120 years under UChicago’s purview, the University is set to end operations at Yerkes Observatory, though it hasn’t struck a deal to sell the land or facilities.


April 16, 2018

UChicago Medicine Receives Final Approval for Trauma Designation

Services at the Level 1 adult trauma center will begin on May 1.


April 10, 2018

University to End Operations at Yerkes Observatory

The University will "formally cease on-site operations" at the observatory by October 1.


March 10, 2018

Faculty and Students Reflect on New Hum Course

The interdisciplinary course examines poetry from a variety of angles, from writing techniques to the interplay between poetry and film.


March 6, 2018